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Sarina Smith

Dec. 21, 1982 - Oct. 3, 2023

Sarina Smith of Palouse, Wash., passed away at home on October 3, 2023. Sarina was born on December 21, 1982, in Pullman, Wash. She leaves behind her parents, Tucson and Susie Smith, children Quinnly Dan, Relic Dan and Katari Parris along with one Sister, Toshia Berend and brother-in-law Jeff Berend, nephews Karl, Porter and Mack Berend and multiple Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.

Sarina attended the Palouse Schools and graduated from the Palouse High School in 2001.

Sarina was a free spirit and grew up playing sports and showing her horses. She loved participating in 4H, FFA and was Palouse Rodeo Empire Queen in 2001. She enjoyed travelling, chasing the sun and good weather. She spent one spring break in Hawaii and fell in love and soon called Hawaii home for the last couple decades. She will be missed!

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2023, 11 a.m. at the Palouse Federated Church with Rev. Corey Laughary officiating.

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Kramer Funeral Home, Palouse, WA, is caring for the family. On line condolences may be left at


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